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    08-17-2018, 05:02 PM
    Theyve done a really good job with those. Full order books.
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    08-15-2018, 11:04 PM
    John B replied to a thread I bought a Ford. in The Bilge
    I have a bonus bonus photo of two Ford Grand Tourers parked side by side. Mine is not the red one. I used this one on faceplant a few weeks...
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    08-15-2018, 10:48 PM
    John B replied to a thread I bought a Ford. in The Bilge
    Thats quite a nice looking car, I don't recall that we got one like that . The Ford car from that era I didn't like looked like an upside down ...
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    08-15-2018, 10:40 PM
    John B replied to a thread I bought a Ford. in The Bilge
    No I would never say that because 6x1 is quite a lot different from 4x2. One is a paling and the other is general poipoise buildery stuff. Also...
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    08-15-2018, 09:30 PM
    John B replied to a thread I bought a Ford. in The Bilge
    And because of the overwhelming response to that art shot, a full PM box and the WBF server about to implode, a bonus photo just taken of the...
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    08-15-2018, 09:19 PM
    John B replied to a thread I bought a Ford. in The Bilge
    In the spirit of art I bring you this composition . Yes , there is a darkness that makes itself known , but it has a , je nais sais quoi?... a...
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    08-15-2018, 09:01 PM
    John B replied to a thread I bought a Ford. in The Bilge
    hahahaha. no.
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    08-15-2018, 07:54 PM
    John B replied to a thread I bought a Ford. in The Bilge
    I'm pretty sure I'll have my hands full if I do that.
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    08-15-2018, 07:52 PM
    John B replied to a thread Yamaha in The Bilge
    Don't they make the tri city scooter ? If so .. development of. oh , forgot to say ... what the fork...
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    08-15-2018, 07:39 PM
    John B replied to a thread Clinker in Misc. Boat Related
    " in the Clink", what you do with a copper nail. Colonel Klink! ( back to the Teutonic)
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    08-15-2018, 06:28 PM
    John B replied to a thread I bought a Ford. in The Bilge
    I have my fingers crossed , I didn't buy late model for problems, just the opposite. Front wheel drive you can handbrake turn, if you want....makes...
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    08-15-2018, 06:12 PM
    John B replied to a thread I bought a Ford. in The Bilge
    Van a mommy car? Noooo I don't think so . But even if it was I dinna care what people think anymore. People certainly get out its way, being a hi...
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    08-15-2018, 05:50 PM
    One of the most fun advances in nav in recent years is google earth, and the easy way you get that is on your tablet anyway. So I've found a 12V usb...
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    08-15-2018, 05:39 PM
    John B replied to a thread Clinker in Misc. Boat Related
    I got one right then. Teutonic! , who knew.
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    08-15-2018, 05:35 PM
    John B replied to a thread Some nice wheels in The Bilge
    You obviously would've had a lot of fun getting to and from as well the endgame of being there , Lew. No idea about that "Ferrari", I would never...
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    08-15-2018, 04:33 PM
    John B replied to a thread Clinker in Misc. Boat Related
    Clinker>clink> clinch >clench> held together.
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    08-15-2018, 04:21 PM
    John B replied to a thread I bought a Ford. in The Bilge
    Its more complicated , they can't get codes when the message isn't showing and it may be to do with the add blue thing, which has its own injector....
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    08-15-2018, 02:57 PM
    John B replied to a thread Why not "me"? in The Bilge
    Vince's 'at. Spoke proper , like.
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    08-15-2018, 01:50 PM
    John B replied to a thread Why not "me"? in The Bilge
    This thread is about me. Well sit down and let me tell ya.... I remember when.....
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    08-15-2018, 12:55 PM
    John B replied to a thread pron in The Bilge
    Snooker rig.
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  • John B's Avatar
    08-14-2018, 10:48 PM
    Heh heh....
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    08-14-2018, 10:06 PM
    Jeff , the general consensus is to leave it alone , the oxidation protects the alloy. I have seen people scotchbrite it with a wheel to get a...
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    08-14-2018, 09:47 PM
    John B replied to a thread I bought a Ford. in The Bilge
    O boy were you right about that, its in the workshop today for DPF problems. What 'we' think is that the previous owner just used it around town...
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    08-14-2018, 08:35 PM
    John B replied to a thread WOODPUSSYs in Designs / Plans
    Blast from the past.
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    08-14-2018, 08:31 PM
    Reminds me of as seen in Tonga in 2011
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    08-14-2018, 06:47 PM
    John B replied to a thread SO Pahi in Designs / Plans
    I don't know how much you need but Bunnings have short rolls of 1 metre wide 1mm lexan/ polycarbonate . I bought a 5 metre roll for $80, but I think...
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    08-14-2018, 04:12 PM
    John B replied to a thread How Far in The Bilge
    I read what you guys get in miles and don't get that in Kilometres generally. 40 k KM for a tyre is great here on the nurburgring with opposing...
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    08-13-2018, 10:44 PM
    John B replied to a thread Tittb in The Bilge
    I dunno what set Paul off particularly and can't be bothered finding out, but I've sailed on boats hes's built, looked at another 2 or 3 he's...
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    08-13-2018, 05:52 PM
    John B replied to a thread SO Pahi in Designs / Plans
    A bit of art going on there on the windscreen/ hatch, very nice. Pahi iti, Little Pahi eh, nice.
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  • John B's Avatar
    08-12-2018, 10:16 PM
    If I saw those in NZ I'd be assuming Kauri. Or twist my arm I might think sap Rimu.
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